90% Of Strokes Are Preventable

High Blood Pressure And Lack Of Exercise Rank As Top Risk Factors

stroke-risk_0Each year, 800,000 people suffer from a stroke in the United States. But according to a new study, published in the journal The Lancet, 90 percent of these cases are preventable. An international team of researchers led by the Population Health Research Institute at McMaster University in Ontario examined people from every in continent in the world, and found a pattern emerged among stroke victims.

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